Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 63 76
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 +7
Permanent jobs citing WAN 73 70 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.40% 4.17% 3.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.83% 25.93% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 46 113 70
Milton Keynes median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £61,650
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -23.81%

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 294 270 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 17.73% 16.08% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 181 251 296
Milton Keynes median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,500 £23,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WAN.

1 64 (87.67%) LAN
2 48 (65.75%) Cisco
3 35 (47.95%) TCP/IP
4 32 (43.84%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (43.84%) Windows
5 31 (42.47%) Finance
6 28 (38.36%) Telecoms
7 25 (34.25%) VMware
7 25 (34.25%) Juniper
8 24 (32.88%) CCNA
9 23 (31.51%) Citrix
9 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
9 23 (31.51%) Microsoft Office
9 23 (31.51%) Financial Institution
9 23 (31.51%) Hedge funds
10 22 (30.14%) MS Exchange
11 21 (28.77%) Data Centre
12 20 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (26.03%) VPN
14 18 (24.66%) Firewall
14 18 (24.66%) SCCM
14 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
15 17 (23.29%) VoIP
15 17 (23.29%) SAN
16 16 (21.92%) CCNP
16 16 (21.92%) Project Management
16 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Project
17 12 (16.44%) Active Directory
18 11 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (30.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Office 365
2 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 64 (87.67%) LAN
2 35 (47.95%) TCP/IP
3 19 (26.03%) VPN
4 18 (24.66%) Firewall
5 17 (23.29%) SAN
5 17 (23.29%) VoIP
6 10 (13.70%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (12.33%) DNS
7 9 (12.33%) MPLS
8 8 (10.96%) WLAN
9 7 (9.59%) SSL
10 6 (8.22%) BGP
10 6 (8.22%) EIGRP
10 6 (8.22%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (6.85%) OSPF
12 3 (4.11%) ATM
12 3 (4.11%) DWDM
12 3 (4.11%) Frame Relay
12 3 (4.11%) SDH
12 3 (4.11%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) Amazon RDS
General
1 31 (42.47%) Finance
2 28 (38.36%) Telecoms
3 23 (31.51%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.48%) Billing
5 2 (2.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (23.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (21.92%) Delivery Manager
2 16 (21.92%) Infrastructure Manager
2 16 (21.92%) Network Delivery Manager
3 15 (20.55%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 15 (20.55%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 13 (17.81%) Analyst
5 12 (16.44%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (16.44%) Infrastructure Support
6 11 (15.07%) Network Engineer
7 10 (13.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 9 (12.33%) Security Analyst
9 8 (10.96%) Consultant
9 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 7 (9.59%) Junior
10 7 (9.59%) Junior Consultant
10 7 (9.59%) Support Analyst
10 7 (9.59%) Support Engineer
10 7 (9.59%) WAN Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.51%) Hedge funds
2 21 (28.77%) Data Centre
3 11 (15.07%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.74%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.84%) Windows
2 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
3 9 (12.33%) Mac OS X
3 9 (12.33%) Windows 10
3 9 (12.33%) Windows 7
3 9 (12.33%) Windows 8
3 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.11%) Android
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.92%) Project Management
2 11 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (12.33%) Problem Management
4 7 (9.59%) Network Design
5 6 (8.22%) ITIL
6 5 (6.85%) Statistics
7 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.48%) Information Security
8 3 (4.11%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.11%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (4.11%) Migration
9 2 (2.74%) Coaching
9 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.74%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.74%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.74%) Network Management
9 2 (2.74%) Process Improvement
9 2 (2.74%) Service Management
10 1 (1.37%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.37%) Python
2 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (43.84%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (32.88%) CCNA
3 16 (21.92%) CCNP
3 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (12.33%) MCSA
4 9 (12.33%) MCSE
5 7 (9.59%) Degree
6 6 (8.22%) CCIE
7 4 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (4.11%) CCDE
8 3 (4.11%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.74%) CCA
9 2 (2.74%) CCSE
9 2 (2.74%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.74%) MCP
9 2 (2.74%) VCP6
9 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.37%) CCDP
10 1 (1.37%) HP ASE
10 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) PMO
2 2 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.44%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.48%) vSphere
5 2 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (24.66%) SCCM
2 2 (2.74%) Ansible
3 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (65.75%) Cisco
2 25 (34.25%) Juniper
2 25 (34.25%) VMware
3 23 (31.51%) Citrix
3 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.96%) Avaya
5 7 (9.59%) Extreme Networks
5 7 (9.59%) NetApp
5 7 (9.59%) Palo Alto
6 5 (6.85%) F5
7 4 (5.48%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.74%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.74%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.37%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.37%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.37%) HP
9 1 (1.37%) Polycom